The nationally recognized Level 2 Award for a General Purpose/Tracking Dog Handler aims to provide the learner with the basic skills, knowledge and understanding required to ensure the provision of a professional level of service as a GP/Tracking Dog Team.

This programme meets the requirements of those learners who have experience as General Purpose Security Dog Handlers or Detection Dog Handlers and wish to become GP/Tracking Dog Handlers. It would also be suitable for members of the HM Armed Forces, Police, Prison Service or Customs Officers who wish to take on a GP/Tracking Dog Handler role in the private security industry.


NASDU Level 2 award for general purpose Security Dog Handler

Full 7 day training course

Modules covering:

  • Responsibilities and correct welfare of GP Security Dog
  • Handling techniques: Lead/vocal handling, correct praise and emergency action plans
  • Applying skills to an operational situation: Patrol techniques, threat indicators, searches and handler defence

Course price £575

Accommodation options available

Low interest finance available.

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